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On The Air
Interviewed by: Robert Stewart
Catalog Number: 19930205
The outspoken poet and black activist talks about using poetry "to save lives.\" She also reads her own poems, including some set in Nicaragua. Jordan says poetry is now more inclusive and that she is fighting for all oppressed people.
Latina author Sandra Cisneros, a recipient of the 2015 National Medal of Arts Award from President Obama in 2016 (...
In the second part of this public presentation by Martín Espada at the Kansas City Public Library, the former tenant lawyer talks about how he was able to transfer his advocacy from the justice system to poetry, giving voice to those who ar...